Shanghai Weather in April

What's the weather like in Shanghai, China in April 2018?

The climate in Shanghai during April can be summarized as mild and damp.

April is in the spring in Shanghai and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 18°C (65°F), whilst at night 10°C (51°F) is normal.

Shanghai weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 18.4°C 65.1°F
Nightly temperature 10.4°C 50.7°F
Average temperature 14.4°C 57.9°F
Daily sunshine 5.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 103 mm 4 ins
Rainy days 15 days
Sea temperature 11.5°C 52.6°F
Humidity 77%
Windspeed 11.9kph 7 mph

On average April is the 6th wettest month of the year in Shanghai with around 103mm 4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.

April temperatures in Shanghai

April rainfall

April hourly sunshine

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in April 2018.

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Shanghai weather stats

Shanghai weather statistics
Hottest month: July 31.2°C 88.2°F
Driest month: December 37mm 1.5ins
Sunniest month: August 8.3hrs
Coldest month: January 7.2°C 45°F
Wettest month: June 159mm 6.3ins
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